Thesaurus

crude


crude

adjective

Definition of CRUDE

1
being such as found in nature and not altered by processing or refining <a sizable spill of crude oil along a coastline is the worst kind of environmental disaster>
Phrases in the raw, in the rough
Near Antonyms filtered, pure, purified

March 01, 2015
macaroni Hear it
Tube-shaped pasta or a fop or dandy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears